"Nevertheless, as is a frequent occurrence in science, a general hypothesis was constructed from a few specific instances of a phenomenon."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Sidney Altman on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Sidney Altman on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Sidney Altman on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Sidney Altman on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Sidney Altman on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"For our immediate family and relatives, Canada was a land of opportunity."
"My intention was to enroll at McGill University but an unexpected series of events led me to study physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology."